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Architectural Technology-
3D Scanning & Building Information Modeling (BIM)

Curriculum Description

Architecture & Construction Technology
Career Cluster:    Architecture and Construction
Pathway:               Construction

Program Major    Architectural Technology

Pathway Description

These curriculums are designed to prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the fields of architecture, construction, construction management, and other associated professions. 

Course work includes instruction in sustainable building and design, print reading, building codes, estimating, construction materials and methods, and other topics related to design and construction occupations.

Graduates of this pathway should qualify for entry-level jobs in architectural, engineering, construction and trades professions as well as positions in industry and government.

Program Major Description

A program that prepares individuals to assist architects, engineers, and construction professionals in developing plans and related documentation for residential and commercial projects in both the private and public sectors. Includes instruction in architectural drafting, computer-assisted drafting, construction materials and methods, environmental systems, codes and standards, structural principles, cost estimation, planning, graphics, and presentation.

The following represents one way in which the certificate can be completed. Students who aren’t able to follow the recommended curriculum model below should consult their academic advisor to be sure that they take courses in the best order for their success. (CTE-N)

Certificate

C40100TD
NC CIP: 15.0101
Day
POS Approved: Fall 2018

Fall Semester

Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
ARC 111 Intro to Arch Technology 1 6 0 3
ARC 112 Constr Matls & Methods 3 2 0 4
ARC 225 Architectural BIM I 1 3 0 2
ARC 225A Architectural BIM I Lab Requisite 0 3 0 1
Totals

Class Hours: 5
Lab/Shop Hours: 14
Clinical/WBL Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 10

Spring Semester

Course Course Title Class Hours Lab/Shop Hours Clinical/WBL Hours Credit Hours
ARC 133 Construction Doc Analysis 1 3 0 2
ARC 226 Architectural BIM II Requisite 1 3 0 2
ARC 226A Architectural BIM II Lab Requisite 0 3 0 1
ARC 264 Digital Architecture 1 3 0 2
Totals

Class Hours: 3
Lab/Shop Hours: 12
Clinical/WBL Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 7

Total Credit Hours: 17

Legend

  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

Additional Information

2017FA New Certificate

 

C40100TD

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